Theatre Reviews

Chloë Grace Moretz plays the survivor of a gunman’s attack on a school in this play by Scott Z. Burns

The Library

By Daniel Scheffler | Apr 16
Steven Soderbergh directs this stark new play about the aftermath of a high school shooting, now playing at The Public Theatre.

Michael Balderrama, Seán Martin Hingston, Susan Misner, and Sydney K. Penny in ’The Shape She Makes’

The Shape She Makes

By Kilian Melloy | Apr 11
"The Shape She Makes" is an intelligent, deeply felt hybrid of theater and dance, relying on both forms to the benefit of both. Co-creators Jonathan Bernstein and Susan Misner have created a resonant and dynamic work.

’Three Days of Rain’ continues through April 19 at the First Church in Boston

Three Days of Rain

By Kilian Melloy | Apr 7
The Hub Theatre Company kicks off its second season with Richard Greenberg’s Pulitzer-nominated 1997 play, a portrait of six people across two generations that delights in raising more questions than it intends to answer.

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Theatre Features

Billy Porter on ’Kinky Boots’ anniversary, new CD

By Mark Kennedy | Apr 14
Billy Porter has good reason to be happy these days. He’s celebrating his anniversary in the hit musical "Kinky Boots" and is about to release a new CD of Broadway standards.

PJ Griffith

PJ Griffith Will ’Rock You’

By Joe Siegel | Apr 14
Broadway actor PJ Griffith stars in the rock musical "We Will Rock You" featuring the songs of Queen. EDGE caught up with the accomplished actor who talked about his role and the show.

Yannick Greweldinger, Reinier Schimmel & Silke Hundertmark in "Lebensraum" at ArtsEmerson

Double Reality :: Bringing Humanity to Life in ’Lebensraum’

By Michael Cox | Apr 8
Director Jakop Ahlbom discusses his darkly comic homage to the silent film auteur Buster Keaton, "Lebensraum." In this surreal and dialogue-free play, two male inventors run into problems when they create a mechanical doll to help them keep house.

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